Entries by 180 Turning Lives Around

Transgender Day of Remembrance: 180 Stands With All LGBTQI+ Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Every year, the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is held on November 20th to memorialize those who have been murdered due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice. Although not every person represented during the Day of Remembrance self-identified as transgender, each was a victim of violence based on bias against transgender people. Transgender Day of Remembrance […]

A Soulful Night for 180 at JBJ Soul Kitchen

Dear Friends of 180, The success of last night’s event only reaffirms what we already know: 180’s model WORKS! 180’s Amanda’s Easel Creative Arts Therapy Program is an important component in promoting healing from domestic violence and encouraging individuals to express and understand their feelings and fears in a safe and nurturing environment. Our survivors […]

JBJ Soul Kitchen to Host 180 for DV Awareness Event October 16

VOICES and VISIONS is a survivor and supporter multimedia presentation of music, spoken word and art, created by 180’s Amanda’s Easel Creative Arts Therapies Program for domestic violence awareness month. Survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault will showcase an exhibit of expressive arts as part of their journey in healing and turning their life […]

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  Dear Friends of 180, October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and according to national studies, domestic violence directly impacts approximately 1/4 women and 1/7 men, as well as countless family members, friends and communities. These statistics represent our neighbors, friends, colleagues, family members, and possibly even you. Please consider joining 180 in the […]

Celebrating Staff Milestones, Community Partners and Volunteers

Just a few pictures from earlier this week  celebrating staff milestones, community partners and volunteers at our Annual Appreciation Event, sponsored generously by Guardian Life. We value our volunteer-staff partnership and we know that our mission is only stronger with the support of all these groups working together. A heartfelt thank you to our staff, […]

180 Turning Lives Around Awarded $20,000 Major Grant from The Provident Bank Foundation

180 Turning Lives Around announced it has received a Major Grant in the amount of $20,000 from The Provident Bank Foundation to support their Family Justice Center in Freehold, NJ.   180 Turning Lives Around was selected to receive the grant based on their strong mission to empower survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault […]

Tennis Classic and Luncheon a Terrific Success!

What a wonderful event in support of our mission! 180 Turning Lives Around is grateful to all sponsors, tennis participants, luncheon attendees, gift auction donors and volunteers, who helped to ensure a successful event for 180 this past Tuesday afternoon, September 10, 2019 at the Spring Lake Bath and Tennis Club. A sold-out Tennis Classic, […]